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Five Cool Contraptions from The Great Create

’Tis the season for solder and schematics. Whether you’re a DIY novice or a longtime pro, we think these excellent projects from The Great Create will inspire you to put a few extra parts on your wish list this year. Here are five of our favorite recent projects from RadioShackDIY.com:   Read more

Top 5 Great Create Projects For December

The Great Create is a celebration of solder, a party of parts, a festival of microfarads. We love seeing the results of all the tinkering the RadioShack DIY community has been up to. Here are 5 of our favorite recent projects from the Great Create movement:   Read more

The Great Create Arduino Challenge

One thing we know for a fact – DIYers are a creative bunch, always coming up with cool solutions to problems that we face on a day-to-day basis. In talking to makers and DIYers, we know that many of you are always looking for your next project, so we thought it would be fun to […] Read more

Build Something Cool This Holiday Season

At RadioShack we are big fans of our DIY Kits and we are also big fans of the holiday season. So, like peanut butter and jelly, salt and pepper, and Lance and his bike, these kits are a perfect combination of DIY and the holidays! The Simulated LED Yule Log Fire Kit and the LED Color Wheel Kit for […] Read more

We Listened: Arduino Is Coming

A few months ago, we reached out to our community and asked what DIY parts and pieces you wished you could find at your local RadioShack store. We were overwhelmed with the response, and promised to bring in a top list of suggestions from you – including Arduino. Today, we’re pleased to be able to […] Read more

Arduino-Powered Possessed Pumpkin

With Arduino products on their way from Italy to RadioShack stores around the country, we thought it would be fun to issue a challenge to build something cool with RadioShack parts and pieces that’s powered by Arduino. We reached out to Daniel Gentleman, also known as Thoughtfix, who has built several cool Arduino toys, and […] Read more

Halloween Survival Guide

All Hallows Eve is upon us, and the true terrors aren’t the witches, devils and monsters. We think that getting lost in the dark, taking lousy Halloween pictures, and wondering if your kids are up to no good are definitely more horrifying, so here’s our Halloween Survival Guide to help you stay safe, have fun, […] Read more

Happy Halloween – DIY Style!

It’s the week before Halloween. You haven’t even thought about your costume. Don’t sweat it. With a little bit of creativity and a few simple parts from RadioShack, there’s no need to panic. Leave that to those in your office who don’t have costumes nearly as awesome as yours. When you think RadioShack, you think […] Read more